Lakes & Streams Forests Clean Air Act Amendments Acid Rain In General Miscellaneous

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What is 5
A lake or stream is considered acidic when it has a pH of under what?

100

What is low
The west part of the Adirondacks is harmed by acid rain because it has a what neutralizing capacity?

100

What is sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide
With the Clean Air Act Amendments in play what emissions should decrease causing less acid rain?

100

What is sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide
Acid rain is produced from what 2 emissions?

100

What is the northeast
What part of New York seems to be one of the greatest impacted by acid rain?

200

What is fish
Acid rain is very harmful to these types of animals that live in lakes and streams?

200

What is the northeast part
What part of the Adirondacks seems to not be affected by the acid rain as much?

200

What is President H.W. Bush
This president signed and passed the Clean Air Act Amendments?

200

What is precipitation
Acid rain is any kind of this that is more acidic than normal?

200

What is 1930's
New York has been showing signs of acid deposition since the early?

300

What is 2040
It is predicted that without emission reductions, the number of acidic lakes will double by what year?

300

What is a spruce tree
This kind of tree is especially affected by acid rain?

300

What is National Ambient Air Quality Standards
This law requires the EPA to establish NAAQS which stands for?

300

What is the Adirondack Park
This park has suffered the worst damage in the nation from acid rain?

300

What is bridges
Acid rain can also cause corrosion on what?

400

What is 1984
EPA predicts that if there is a 40-50% drop in the emissions of sulfur and nitrate that the lakes will only be back to the way they were in what year?

400

What is aluminum
When acid rain moves through the soil the amount of what ions are increased?

400

What is 1990
In what year was the Clean Air Act Amendments passed?

400

What is statues
Acid rain can cause erosion on these?

400

What is electricity generation, factories, and motor vehicles
Sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide mostly come from?

500

What is 24%
In 1987 what was the percent of lakes that were considered acidic?

500

What is high elevation
Acid rain is very sensitive in areas of what?

500

What is 2
How many revisions did this act undergo until it was passed in 1990?

500

Who is Robert Angus Smith
This person was the first to discover acid rain?

500

What is power stations
What is the greatest contributor to acid rain production?

Acid Rain in the Adirondacks

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